1. Leon comes for Pret with cheaper coffee subscription

    By Josh Barrie Four years after Pret launched its monthly coffee subscription, Leon is getting in on the act with its own version — an offer much the same, but £5 cheaper. With Pret’s coffee subscription now £30, Leon’s, called “Roast Rewards”, will be £25, and is to include up to
  2. Nearshoring to Continue Boosting Cross-Border Trucking in 2024

    By FreightWaves Borderlands is a weekly rundown of developments in the world of United States-Mexico cross-border trucking and trade. Nearshoring to continue boosting cross-border trucking in 2024 With ongoing economic tensions between the United States and China, companies looking
  3. U.S. and Mexico Drop Bid to Host 2027 FIFA Women's World Cup

    By Ronald Blum / AP NEW YORK — The U.S. Soccer Federation and its Mexican counterpart dropped their joint bid to host the 2027 Women's World Cup on Monday and said they will focus on trying to host the 2031 tournament. The decision left a proposal from Brazil and a joint Germany-Ne
  4. Tackling the Camino in a Wheelchair

    By Steve's Book Stuff Image link “I’ll Push You” is one of the books I got at the last Lifeline Book Fest in Brisbane. Learn more about Australia’s Lifeline 24-hour crisis support and suicide prevention services by clicking the photo above. A word or two before the book review: Today
  5. Yeah sure, Leon. Daily Beast - Leon Black Finally Opens Up About His Pal Jeffrey Epstein “I don’t believe any of these guys knew that Jeffrey was a pedophile,” the billionaire investor told Puck in his first-ever interview about his late friend. “I certainly didn’t.”
  6. Woman ends lawsuit claiming Leon Black raped her in Jeffrey Epstein's mansion

    By: Jonathan Stempel NEW YORK (Reuters) -A woman who accused billionaire Leon Black of raping her two decades ago at the Manhattan mansion of disgraced financier and sex offender Jeffrey Epstein has ended her lawsuit against the Apollo Global Management co-founder. Cheri Pierson di
  7. Billionaire Leon Black is accused in lawsuit of raping autistic girl

    By Jonathan Stempel NEW YORK (Reuters) - The billionaire investor Leon Black was sued on Tuesday by an autistic woman who says he raped her in the disgraced financier Jeffrey Epstein's mansion in Manhattan in 2002, when she was 16. In a complaint filed in Manhattan federal court, t
  8. US Senate panel probes billionaire Leon Black's financial ties to Jeffrey Epstein

    By Kanishka Singh WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Senate's Finance Committee on Tuesday revealed an ongoing probe into private equity billionaire Leon Black's financial ties with disgraced late financier Jeffrey Epstein, and said the investigation "uncovered serious tax issues." "T